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    1. The American Civil War Hand Painted Chess Pieces

      The American Civil War Hand Painted Chess Pieces

      Our Price: $299.00

      The conflict between the Confederate Army of the South led by General Robert E Lee and the Federal Troops of the North led by General Ulysses S Grant resulted in many battles and great loss of life. This chess set is produced by popular request to illustrate the major players in this turbulent period of North American history.

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    2. The American Civil War Hand Painted Chess Pieces

      The American Civil War Hand Painted Chess Pieces

      Regular Price: $299.00

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      The conflict between the Confederate Army of the South led by General Robert E Lee and the Federal Troops of the North led by General Ulysses S Grant resulted in many battles and great loss of life. This chess set is produced by popular request to illustrate the major players in this turbulent period of North American history.

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    3. The American Revolutionary War Antiqued Chess Pieces

      The American Revolutionary War Antiqued Chess Pieces

      Our Price: $199.00

      The sculptor and artists have taken some of the principal characters from the era to create this superb chess set. Shown here in its hand decorated form the historically authentic hand crafted pieces will enable you to re-live some of the major battles and engagements and, perhaps.. who knows?

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    4. The American Revolutionary War Hand Painted Chess Pieces

      The American Revolutionary War Hand Painted Chess Pieces

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      The sculptor and artists have taken some of the principal characters from the era to create this superb chess set. Shown here in its hand decorated form the historically authentic hand crafted pieces will enable you to re-live some of the major battles and engagements and, perhaps.. who knows?

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    5. 6th American Chess Congress

      6th American Chess Congress

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      New York 1889 was the strongest chess tournament ever held up until that time. It was supposed to be for the World Chess Championship, but it has never been recognized as such, primarily because Steinitz, who helped organize the event and who was present as a journalist, refused to play.

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    6. Bobby Fischer - Complete Games Of the American World Chess Champion

      Bobby Fischer - Complete Games Of the American World Chess Champion

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      A thorough look at the games of the man recognized as the greatest Chess player of all time. Bobby Fischer's genius and uncompromised attitude raised the entire world's consciousness of chess and paved the way for multi-million dollar prize funds enjoyed by today's top players.

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    7. Bobby Fischer - The Career and Complete Games of the American World Chess Champion

      Bobby Fischer - The Career and Complete Games of the American World Chess Champion

      Our Price: $39.95

      Now, for the first time, every one of his 736 tournament and match games is presented with insightful explanations and analysis. Best-selling chess author, German International Grandmaster Karsten Muller, annotates each game of the player many believe to be the greatest of all time.

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    8. American Grandmaster

      American Grandmaster

      Regular Price: $24.95

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      In American Grandmaster, Benjamin takes the reader on a journey through chess adventures spanning more than thirty years. Tracing through his own career, from being a prodigy in the 'Fischer boom' era thorough to an experienced Grandmaster with many titles, Benjamin is in a unique position to highlight the major changes that have occurred both in US and international chess throughout the last four decades.

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    9. American Chess Art

      American Chess Art

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      There is no longer any excuse for study enthusiasts familiar with the contemporary scene to remain uninformed, as I admit to have been myself, about the development of composition on the other side of the Atlantic. All is now revealed by the man most competent to do so. Walter Korn, for many years the leading American endgame columnist, traces the evolution of the endgame study. Walter Korn writes with feeling. He shares the suffering and elation of those he writes about. He has been through it all himself and his descriptive writing stems from a deep love of his subject and of the work of his compatriots. A warm hearted book." - an excerpt from a review by C.M. Bent in the British Chess Magazine. Learn More
    10. DGT North American Digital Chess Clock

      DGT North American Digital Chess Clock

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      The brand new DGT North American is a state-of-the-art digital chess clock at an unbelievable price. It is manufactured by DGT Projects, one of the world's premier chess clock companies. It features 10 pre-set time controls, making it an ideal clock for both the serious player and the casual enthusiast. It features a revolutionary new Quick-set option that makes configuring the clock a snap! Even multi-period delay settings can be set up quickly - no need to study a convoluted user manual or memorize confusing button combinations! Learn More
    11. SHOPWORN - American Grandmaster

      SHOPWORN - American Grandmaster

      Regular Price: $24.95

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      In American Grandmaster, Benjamin takes the reader on a journey through chess adventures spanning more than thirty years. Tracing through his own career, from being a prodigy in the 'Fischer boom' era thorough to an experienced Grandmaster with many titles, Benjamin is in a unique position to highlight the major changes that have occurred both in US and international chess throughout the last four decades.

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    12. Handpainted American Revolution Chessmen

      Handpainted American Revolution Chessmen

      Regular Price: $59.95

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      For your curiosity and purchasing consideration, we have a Handpainted American Revolution chess set! Learn More
    13. The American Revolutionary War Hand Painted Chess Pieces

      The American Revolutionary War Hand Painted Chess Pieces

      Regular Price: $299.00

      Our Price: $129.00

      The sculptor and artists have taken some of the principal characters from the era to create this superb chess set. Shown here in its hand decorated form the historically authentic hand crafted pieces will enable you to re-live some of the major battles and engagements and, perhaps.. who knows?

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    14. King and Pawn Endings

      King and Pawn Endings

      Our Price: $19.95

      Now for the first time, the average player can sit down with a strong teacher and study king and pawn endings effectively and completely. GM Fishbein has selected the basic positions essential to any player's chess education, arranged them in a logical ascending order of difficulty and explained them move-by-move in clear language. To make sure that every lesson finds its mark, he has classified every example according to the basic idea or theme it illustrates.

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    15. Chess Middlegame Planning

      Chess Middlegame Planning

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      Every chessplayer hopes to make brilliant moves which will overcome the opponent in a blaze of glory. But such combinations come into being only as a result of proper planning, as demonstrated in Chess Middlegame Planning. The lucid and penetrating analysis of the games in this volume demonstrate the imagination and creativity necessary for proper handling of the central stage of the game.

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    16. Chess Middlegame Combinations

      Chess Middlegame Combinations

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      Chess Middlegame Combinations, a companion volume to Chess Middlegame Planning, forms the second part of Peter Romanovsky's classic Russian textbook on the middlegame. Now available for the first itme in an English language translation, Chess Middlegame Combinations is written with a view to helping the reader acquire a practical understanding of middlegame techniques as well as an appreciation for the beauty and aesthetics of chess.

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    17. The Games of Alekhine - PAPERBACK

      The Games of Alekhine - PAPERBACK

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      The Games of Alekhine is the first collection of all available chess games played by Alexander Alekhine, World Chess Champion from 1927-1935 and 1937-1946.

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    18. The Chess Terrorist's Handbook

      The Chess Terrorist's Handbook

      Our Price: $19.95

      The Chess Terrorist's Handbook is a collection of deeply annotated chess games drawn from Leonid Shamkovich's forty years of tournament combat against such players as David Bronstein, Mikhail Tal and Boris Spassky.

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    19. Grandmaster at Work

      Grandmaster at Work

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      Soviet Grandmaster Alexander Kotov (1913-1981) was both a top ranking player and a world-famous author. Champion of his country, winner of international tournaments, and even a contender for the world chess championship, he is best known to players in the west as the author of the best-selling Think Like a Grandmaster and the sequel Play Like a Grandmaster.

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    20. REMAINDER - Bobby Fischer Goes to War

      REMAINDER - Bobby Fischer Goes to War

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      In the summer of 1972, with a presidential crisis stirring in the United States and the cold war at a pivotal point, the Soviet world chess champion, Boris Spassky,and his American challenger, Bobby Fischer, met in Reykjavik, Iceland, for the most notorious chess match of all time. Their showdown, played against the backdrop of superpower politics, held the world spellbound for two months with reports of psychological warfare, ultimatums, political intrigue, cliffhangers, and farce to rival a Marx Brothers film.

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    21. Hastings - 7 Christmas Chess Congresses

      Hastings - 7 Christmas Chess Congresses

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      The Hastings Christmas Congress is the longest traditional of international chess tournaments in which the world's leading players competed. During the pre-war period of 1932-1939, the Annual Hastings tournament was the strongest event on the chess calendar, pitting Britains finest players against a galaxy of chess stars from across the globe.

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    22. Positional Ideas In Chess

      Positional Ideas In Chess

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      "The foundation upon which any position is built is the board itself, that apparently simple space of sixty-four squares arranged in alternate light and dark colors..." That is how John Love introduces the sparkling world of positional play in chess.

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    23. Kasparov vs. Korchnoi - London 1983

      Kasparov vs. Korchnoi - London 1983

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      This much-await clash between two giants of the chess world attracted vast interest among all chess players.

      Garry Kasparov, the 20-year old Grandmaster from Baku, is already the second highest ranked player in the world and has won several top tournaments including the Soviet Championship. 52 year old Victor Korchnoi was a Grandmaster before Kasparov was even born and already had played two matches for the world title.

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    24. Sicilian ...e6 and ...d6 Systems

      Sicilian ...e6 and ...d6 Systems

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      The variations of the Sicilian in which Black sets up a pawn centre with ...e6 and ...d6 have been popularized by such fighting players as Kasparov and Andersson. The play can become extremely sharp and many lines have been analyzed to move 20. This comprehensive work provides everything the modern tournament player needs to know about the Scheveningen and only a Grandmaster of the calibre of Kasparov can provide the strategy explanation necessary for an opening of this complexity.

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    25. Design Your Own Chess Combo

      Design Your Own Chess Combo

      Our Price: $22.95
      With our Design Your Own Complete Chess Combo, we're giving you the ability to create the Chess Combo that is perfect for you. You can select which chess pieces, board and bag you want. All of our most popular items are available. Learn More
    26. The Best of Chessbase - VOLUME 1

      The Best of Chessbase - VOLUME 1

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      The Best of ChessBase, Volume One contains the most interesting, timely and instructive material from volumes 21-27 of ChessBase Magazine. Now the best and most current material from the world's leading chess information Software is available in convenient printed form! Learn More

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